CCS-058 Laudato Sí Course Outline

Laudato Si - The is the second encyclical of Pope Francis. The encyclical has the subtitle "On Care For Our Common Home". In it, the Pope critiques consumerism and irresponsible development, laments environmental degradation and global warming, and calls all people of the world to take "swift and unified global action".

COURSE STRUCTURE AND HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Lesson One - Introduction 
  • Lesson Two - Chapter One - Part One
  • Lesson Three - Chapter One - Part Two
  • Lesson Four - Chapter Two
  • Lesson Five - Chapter Three
  • Lesson Six - Chapter Four
  • Lesson Seven - Chapter Five
  • Lesson Eight - Chapter Six - Part One
  • Lesson Nine - Chapter Six - Part Two
  • Lesson Ten - Conclusion

INSTRUCTOR: 

Father Stefano Penna

ONLINE VATICAN DOCUMENT:

Pope Francis' Encyclical Letter. Laudato Si - On Care For Our Common Home.

REFERENCES:

The Holy Bible.

ASSESSMENT:

Laudato Si consists of ten lessons and ten assignments.

TECHNICAL SKILLS AND EQUIPMENT REQUIREMENTS:

  • You must have Internet access. A high speed connection, either ADSL or cable, is recommended.
  • You should know how to use a web browser to navigate the web to locate educational resources and download files.
  • You will need the files management skills necessary to create directories, to save files and to retrieve files.